How to get from New Orleans to Albuquerque

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Recommended option

Fly to Albuquerque  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Albuquerque (ABQ) MSY - ABQ

$172 - $768

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$131 - $240

4 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Santa Fe (SAF) MSY - SAF

$266 - $981

Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  25 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm

$141 - $361

Train, bus  •  35 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm 9276 / ...

$185 - $521

Drive  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Albuquerque 1175.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between New Orleans and Albuquerque is 1653 km. The road distance is 1881 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Albuquerque is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 6 h 38 min and costs $170 - $800.

No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx and Amarillo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from New Orleans to Albuquerque, including transfers.

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Albuquerque, NM, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, and Amarillo, Tx in around 25 h 59 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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